New Practical Arithmetic
American book Company, 1901 - Arithmetic - 440 pages
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acres amount annex barrels base bought boxes bushels cents ciphers column common containing cords cost cube cubic dated dealer decimal denominator diameter difference discount divided dividend division divisor dollars entire equal exchange EXPLANATION expressed factors farm feet fence figure Find foot four fraction gain gallons given gold grain hour hundred inches insured integer interest land length less loss measured miles mills months Multiply OPERATION paid period pint pounds principal proceeds quantity quarts quotient ratio received Reduce remainder REMARK result rods root RULE selling shares sides sold solid square subtract surface tens third thousand tons units weighing wide worth Write written yard
Page 88 - SQUARE MEASURE 144 square inches (sq. in.) = 1 square foot (sq. ft.) 9 square feet — 1 square yard (sq. yd.) 30^ square yards = 1 square rod (sq. rd.) 160 square rods = 1 acre (A.) 640 acres = 1 square mile (sq.
Page 100 - A circle is a plane figure bounded by a curved line, every point of which is equally distant from a point within called the center.
Page 361 - The square of a number composed of tens and units is equal to the square of the tens, plus twice the product of the tens by the units, plus the square of the units.
Page 95 - CUBIC MEASURE 1728 cubic inches (cu. in.) =1 cubic foot (cu. ft.) 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard (cu. yd.) 128 cubic feet = 1 cord (cd...
Page 374 - On inspecting the above examples, it will be perceived that the cube of a number composed of tens and units is equal to the cube of the tens...
Page 11 - ... one two three four five six seven eight nine ten eleven twelve thirteen fourteen fifteen sixteen seventeen eighteen nineteen twenty thirty forty fifty sixty seventy eighty ninety one hundred two hundred three hundred four hundred five hundred...
Page 313 - If the payment be less than the interest, the surplus of interest must not be taken to augment the principal; but interest continues on the former principal until the period when the payments, taken together, exceed the interest due, and then the surplus is to be applied towards discharging the principal; and interest is to be Computed on the balance, as aforesaid.
Page 363 - Multiply the complete divisor by the second figure of the root, subtract the product from the dividend, and to the remainder annex the next period for a new dividend.
Page 76 - Dry Measure 2 pints (pt.) =1 quart (qt.) 8 quarts = 1 peck (pk.) 4 pecks = 1 bushel (bu.) 2150.42 cu.